Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 751 708 757
Rank change year-on-year -43 +49 +31
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 102 180 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.95% 1.37% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 115 67
UK median daily rate £390 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +6.38% -3.86%
10th Percentile £305 £358 £300
90th Percentile £450 £513 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -9.41% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -

Veritas Cluster Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10778 13176 11876
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.33% 11.97% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6878 8131 6668
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £163 £175 £160
90th Percentile £588 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +2.74% +8.15% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 917 1275
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £41.00 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.79 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.97% +1.84% +3.33%

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Veritas Cluster Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 101 £390 -11.36% 2
UK excluding London +44 93 £385 -9.41% 2
Midlands +66 47 £375 +2.74%
East Midlands - 47 £375 -
South East +10 34 £400 - 2
North of England +66 11 £425 +9.68%
North West +47 10 £413 -
London -40 9 £425 -10.53%
Yorkshire +32 1 £425 +9.68%
Scotland -10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 98 (96.08%) Veritas
2 83 (81.37%) Solaris
3 82 (80.39%) Unix
4 80 (78.43%) Linux
5 71 (69.61%) Oracle
5 71 (69.61%) Sun
6 46 (45.10%) ERP
6 46 (45.10%) SAP
6 46 (45.10%) SAP ERP
7 41 (40.20%) Red Hat
8 40 (39.22%) Security Cleared
9 38 (37.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (34.31%) SC Cleared
11 33 (32.35%) SAN
11 33 (32.35%) Perl
12 30 (29.41%) Korn
12 30 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 27 (26.47%) Finance
13 27 (26.47%) NetBackup
14 24 (23.53%) Python
14 24 (23.53%) NAS
14 24 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
15 23 (22.55%) Veritas File System
15 23 (22.55%) Virtual Machines
15 23 (22.55%) EMC
16 21 (20.59%) Brocade
17 20 (19.61%) Symantec
18 18 (17.65%) Legal
19 17 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
19 17 (16.67%) Fibre Channel

Veritas Cluster Server
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.98%) SAS
1 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 46 (45.10%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.96%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (32.35%) SAN
2 24 (23.53%) NAS
3 17 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (5.88%) SSH
5 5 (4.90%) FTP
6 4 (3.92%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.94%) LDAP
8 2 (1.96%) DNS
8 2 (1.96%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.98%) Firewall
9 1 (0.98%) Internet
9 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (26.47%) Finance
2 18 (17.65%) Legal
3 5 (4.90%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (30.39%) Administrator
2 28 (27.45%) Unix Administrator
3 24 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (22.55%) Unix Engineer
5 22 (21.57%) Consultant
5 22 (21.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 21 (20.59%) Solaris Consultant
7 17 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
8 16 (15.69%) Solaris Engineer
9 15 (14.71%) Design Engineer
10 14 (13.73%) Storage Administrator
11 11 (10.78%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 11 (10.78%) Storage Systems Administrator
12 9 (8.82%) Analyst
12 9 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (8.82%) NetApp Engineer
13 8 (7.84%) Systems Analyst
13 8 (7.84%) Unix Analyst
14 6 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
14 6 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) Clustering
4 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.98%) Fintech
6 1 (0.98%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 83 (81.37%) Solaris
2 82 (80.39%) Unix
3 80 (78.43%) Linux
4 38 (37.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (13.73%) AIX
6 13 (12.75%) Windows
7 7 (6.86%) CentOS
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.96%) HPUX
9 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.98%) SUSE
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) ERP
2 30 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (14.71%) High Availability
4 13 (12.75%) Change Management
4 13 (12.75%) Load Balancing
5 11 (10.78%) Migration
5 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
6 10 (9.80%) Change Control
6 10 (9.80%) Problem Management
7 9 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (6.86%) Mathematics
9 6 (5.88%) ITIL
10 3 (2.94%) Benchmarking
10 3 (2.94%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.94%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.94%) Information Security
10 3 (2.94%) QMS
10 3 (2.94%) Quality Management
10 3 (2.94%) Server Hardening
11 2 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.35%) Perl
2 30 (29.41%) Korn
3 24 (23.53%) Python
4 8 (7.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.86%) AWK
5 7 (6.86%) Bourne shell
6 5 (4.90%) SQL
7 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (39.22%) Security Cleared
2 35 (34.31%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.84%) Degree
3 8 (7.84%) RHCE
3 8 (7.84%) RHCSA
4 7 (6.86%) OCA
4 7 (6.86%) OCP
4 7 (6.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (22.55%) Veritas File System
1 23 (22.55%) Virtual Machines
2 15 (14.71%) NFS
3 9 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.86%) GlusterFS
5 5 (4.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.96%) vSphere
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.98%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 27 (26.47%) NetBackup
2 17 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 11 (10.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (6.86%) Nagios
4 7 (6.86%) Oracle ZFS
4 7 (6.86%) Puppet
4 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (3.92%) Ansible
5 4 (3.92%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.98%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 98 (96.08%) Veritas
2 71 (69.61%) Oracle
2 71 (69.61%) Sun
3 46 (45.10%) SAP
4 41 (40.20%) Red Hat
5 23 (22.55%) EMC
6 21 (20.59%) Brocade
7 20 (19.61%) Symantec
8 14 (13.73%) NetApp
9 13 (12.75%) VMware
10 12 (11.76%) HP
10 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 7 (6.86%) StorageTek
12 4 (3.92%) IBM
13 2 (1.96%) Cisco
13 2 (1.96%) CyberArk
13 2 (1.96%) Splunk
14 1 (0.98%) Nimble Storage
14 1 (0.98%) SunGard
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